Henderson Mill Elementary School

  • Henderson Mill Elementary School serves 578 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Henderson Mill Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Henderson Mill Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Henderson Mill Elementary School's student population of 578 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henderson Mill Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Henderson Mill Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#575 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
45%
16%
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Black
25%
37%
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White
20%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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